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Toolmaker - Assembly Off Shift

Job Number:  62383
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Magna Electric Vehicle Structures
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

St. Clair, MICHIGAN, US, 48079

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About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


About the Role

Provides dimensional and tooling support to the maintenance department. Able to work at various locations within and outside the plant.  Can operate a variety of tools and machines within the Assembly department and tool room. 

The Assembly Toolmaker is responsible to ensure that the Customer, People, and Investor goals are balanced and met.  

Your Responsibilities

  • Services, maintains, and controls dimensional integrity of weld line tooling.
  • Able to operate a variety of machine tools (i.e. TIG/MIG /Stick Welders, lathes, milling machines, drill press etc.)
  • Verify conformance of machines or repaired tooling to specifications by checking dimensions, clearances, and alignments.
  • Troubleshoot for problems during production.
  • Able to set up appropriate tools in the department.
  • Maintain tooling Quality STD’s and Preventative/ Predictive Maintenance program to ensure compliance with QS9000 Requirements.

Who we are looking for

  • Associate degree from two year college/technical school or 5 years equivalent combination of education and experience.  
  • Must have a minimum of 7 years’ experience with assembly tooling with minimum 5 years of specializing with new assembly tool construction and robot tooling.
  • Hemming die or clinch tool experience is a must.
  • Metrology experience is required including exposure to and using master-buck tooling. 
  • Various machines, such as drills, sanders, lathes, milling machines, CNCs, etc. 
  • Different types of welding equipment such as MIG, TIG, and stick welding. 

Your preferred qualifications

  • Completion of a 4-year Tool & Die apprenticeship program preferred.
  • Tool and Die Maker with related experience/familiar with assembly tooling work.
  • Good hand dexterity, mechanical skills, mathematical skills and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. 
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

At Magna Electric Vehicle Structures - Michigan, company culture is central to the work experience. Employees at MEVS enjoy many different company benefits including:

  • New clean facility
  • Opportunities due to growth
  • A great work experience with a diverse and dedicated workforce
  • A strong focus on safety and health and wellness 
  • Three (3) levels of low costing PPO medical, dental and vision insurance (eligible after 30 days) 
  • 401(k) Plan with employer match (Immediate 100% Vested)

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

Nearest Major Market: Port Huron
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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